Sodium aluminosilicate

  • Aluminum sodium silicate
  • Aluminosilicic acid, sodium salt
  • Diachem White Carbon
  • Tixolex 17
  • Zeolex 23
  • Alumi-sil
Formula
Al.Na.Unspecified
Description
Odorless, tastless, fine, white, powder.
Uses
Anticaking agent in food products such as seasonings, sugar and baking powder.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
1344-00-9
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
215-684-8
RTECS
VY2600000
RTECS class
Other
Beilstein/Gmelin
NA
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-8360
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Solubility in water
Insoluble

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool dry location, away from incompatible materials.
Handling
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Do not breath vapors. Wash thoroughly after handling. Contaminated clothing should be laundered before reuse. This material should only be handled in a hood.
Protection
Use ANSI approved chemical goggles and impervious gloves and protective clothing.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concerned. Use NIOSH/MSHA approved safety equipment.
Stability
Stable at normal temperratures and pressures.
Decomposition
EMits toxic fumes of sodium oxide when heated to decompositon.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear NIOSH/MSHA approved SCBA and full protective equipment.

Health.
Poison_Class
-
Exposure effects
   Inhalation
Causes irritation of mucous membranes.
   Skin
Causes irritation.
   Eyes
Causes irritation.

First aid
 

Transport.
USCG CHRIS Code
SLR - slurry
 
IMO Pollution Category
III